Cover Photo: A dead bird on shores of the Salton Sea. © Julianne Aguilar, 2017
A dead bird on shores of the Salton Sea. © Julianne Aguilar, 2017

Apocalypse Tourists on the White Shores of the Salton Sea

A portrait of the Sea in the face of new legislation aimed at mitigating this man-made disaster

Oh, more apocalypse tourists.

normal

waiting

something

NoTurn back.  

Julianne Aguilar is an artist and writer. She makes work about and inspired by the literal and figurative landscapes of the internet and video games. She is interested in the ways people craft their identities on these platforms.  She loves the desert and the myth of the American West.

She received her MFA from the University of New Mexico.  Her artwork can be seen at http://hykul.org. She lives in Santa Fe and writes for Meow Wolf.